Andrew Balas

Andrew Balas, PhD

Dean and Professor
College of Allied Health Sciences
Georgia Regents University


For many years, I have been serving as allied health Dean and also active member of ASAHP.  Being part of our professional Association has been a true privilege, great networking and excellent learning opportunity.

If elected to serve in our Nominations and Elections Committee, I would like to help soliciting and selecting the very best candidates for our leadership positions. I am also committed to supporting the election process of our Association. In this office, we should promote coordination, communication and collaboration with a focus on our strategic objectives.

ASAHP Activities:

  1. Treasurer, Southern Deans Association (Current)
  2. Panel Chair, Allied Health Research ASAHP 2008 Conference
  3. Board Member, Allied Health Research Institute – AHRI (Current)
  4. Chair, AHRI Research Committee
  5. Member, ASAHP Health Policy Committee

Other relevant experience:

  1. Conference Chair, NIH-FNLM-Research! America
  2. Board Member, Friends of the National Library of Medicine